A schools’ sustainability engagement officer based in the sustainable development team works with schools. The Solihull sustainable schools (PDF) leaflet provides details of support available. Their programme includes:
- Greener Solihull schools awards
- Sustainable support
- Energy (see a case study at Teach the children – automated meter reader workshop ).
- Love Solihull run various litter and waste campaigns, litter picking equipment and lesson ideas available
- Solihull Council is a fairtrade borough and supports schools to promote Fairtrade.
- Switch Solihull for various sustainable travel initiatives
- Food and physical activity
It is disappointing that Coventry City Council seems to offer nothing similar. More work for CovCAN to do!
Actions and best practice: Education for sustainable development (ESD) group report 2016-17 (PDF).